Asbury Park Police Monitoring Boardwalk and Beaches

The Asbury Park Police Department will be monitoring the Asbury Park Boardwalk and Beaches to ensure social distancing practices are being followed per Governor Murphy’s executive order. Should residents and visitors fail to follow guidelines, the AP Boardwalk and Beaches are subject to closure. Running and walking on the Boardwalk is permitted. Bicycles are not […]

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150 Positive Coronavirus Cases in Monmouth County

All Monmouth County golf courses have been ordered closed. Open park spaces remain open. Monmouth County Freeholder Director Thomas A. Arnone and Freeholder Deputy Director Susan M. Kiley have announced that, as of March 22, there are 156 positive cases of COVID-19 in Monmouth County. Neptune with 10 positive cases is the third highest in […]

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Asbury Park Cocktail Class on Line

The Culture Collective’s creative partner Pasquale Pipi, and beverage partner, Jaime Dodge, in Asbury Park have come up with an interesting solution to support their restaurant team during the COVID-19 crisis. They said t hey are going virtual with their already popular monthly cocktail class. Normally the class would be held at their Reyla location, […]

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Coronavirus Testing Now Available In Eatontown

The Ocean Township Chamber of Commerce said today that Central Jersey Urgent Care’s Eatontown location is now doing testing in several locations around Monmouth County and Central New Jersey. Central Jersey Urgent Care’s Eatontown location is testing daily from 8 am until 8 pm.  However, the CDC requires that only patients that have symptoms for […]

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Asbury Park Music and Film Festival Postponed

The Asbury Park Music and Film Festival, scheduled for Asbury Park next month has been postponed. Festival organizers are working on rescheduling events for the summer, and all previously purchased tickets will be honored. New dates will be announced in the near future. For those unable to attend, refunds will be available upon announcement of […]

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City of Asbury Park Parking & Transportation Updates as of 3-22-20

These parking and transportation updates for the City of Asbury Park are effective immediately and until further notice: Alternate Side Parking regulations for street cleaning are suspended Metered (Paid) Parking regulations are suspended Weekend public parking hours in Bangs Avenue Parking Garage are suspended (Resident Permit Holders will still have access) Scooter share program has […]

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United Methodist Communities Responds to Coronavirus

United Methodist Communities, with headquarters in Neptune, has acted to address the novel (new) coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19). Amid this pandemic, the organization continues to work tirelessly and comprehensively to help ensure the health and well-being of residents, clients, and associates. At this time, we have no cases or known exposures of COVID-19 in our […]

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Gopal to Introduce Bill to Help Hospitality Businesses

Sen. Vin Gopal said today (March 19) he will introduce legislation establishing a New Jersey Hospitality Emergency Loan Program, which would provide immediate financial assistance for struggling hospitality businesses during the COVID-19 emergency. The program would be based on the Delaware program of the same name, announced on Wednesday by Delaware Governor John Carney. The […]

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County Update: 32 Positive Cases of COVID-19

Monmouth County Freeholder Director Thomas A. Arnone and Freeholder Deputy Director Susan M. Kiley have announced that, as of 9 a.m. today (March 19), the New Jersey Department of Health is reporting 32 positive cases of COVID-19 in Monmouth County. As more information becomes available, it will be shared with the public and the media. […]

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Asbury Park Dinner Table Launched to Help Families

The spread of COVID-19 has threatened our local restaurant industry and the food security of many living in Asbury Park who live below the poverty level. Asbury Park Dinner Table, a nonprofit corporation, launched this week supports the hyper-local food service community while feeding Asbury Park families. With many local families already dealing with food […]

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